AU in the News

9/12/16The Washington Times ran an article written by Dr. Jason Stevens, visiting assistant professor of political science. The article, titled "Calvin Coolidge and the 'two minds' of the American presidency" discusses the Coolidge presidency and how he may possibly be America's most underrated president.



9/06/16The Columbus Dispatch ran an article about Ashland University's prison education program, which is the oldest continually running prison outreach program in the country. The article is titled "Pell Grants for College Courses Offer Inmates Second Chance" and talks about AU's new prison outreach program tied to the Second Chance Pell program.


8/21/16The Associated Press quoted AU's Dr. Amy Klinger, associate professor of educational administration, and used a number of her facts in an article titled, "When Schools are Threatened, Untold Learning Time is Lost." The AP article was picked up by media across the country, including the Boston Herald and Fox News as well as a number of media in Ohio.




7/28/16Benzinga, a business news service based in Detroit, ran an article that featured a comment from Ashland University Professor of Finance Terry Rumker. The article was titled "5 Tips for Young People Buying Their First Home," and Rumker was quoted in the section dealing with Understanding Loan Approvals.


7/25/16Cleveland's WKYC-TV Channel 3 ran a story on Carlin Isles, a student who played football and competed in track and field at Ashland University. The segment showcased the obstacles that Isles has overcome to lead USA rugby to the Olympics.



7/21/16The McClatchy publishing company ran an article quoting Roger Beckett, executive director of the Ashbrook Center at AU. The article was titled, "Cruz says he won't be a ‘servile puppy.’ Critics say he’ll never be president." The McClatchy Company is a publicly traded American publishing company based in Sacramento, Calif., that operates 29 daily newspapers in 14 states and has an average weekday circulation of 1.6 million and Sunday circulation of 2.4 million. In addition to its daily newspapers, McClatchy also operates several websites and community papers.



7/21/16AU President Dr. Carlos Campo wrote an article that has appeared in the magazine Christianity Today on July 21. style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt">The article is titled “Why Neither Candidate Has Hispanic Christians Convinced This Election” with the subtitle of “Leading evangelical explains how both Trump and Clinton fall short.” The article appears in the Speaking Out section of the magazine.

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7/18/16The Wall Street Journal ran an article on Carlin Isles titled "A Speed Demon Chooses Rugby." The article talks about how Carlin Isles, who played football and competed in track and field at Ashland University, will be competing in the Olympic Games in the sport of rugby.